Acorn Meadows
Luke Lane, Brailsford, Derbyshire, DE6 3BY
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Acorn Meadows is an exciting new collection of 36 homes surrounded by rolling Derbyshire countryside.  With the market town of Ashbourne just under six miles away and the Peak District on its doorstep, this is a fabulous place to call home.


Full of charm, Brailsford offers everything you would expect from a rural English village, including several cafes, a local shop and a post office. Not to forget the Rose and Crown Pub public house and All Saints’ Church. 

For a more sedate day out, just 5 miles away is the National Trust’s Kedleston Hall where you can wander around the 18th century manor house and explore the many acres of gardens and parkland.

Also close to home is Carsington Water, only 7 miles away. The stunning Ilam Park, Dovedale and the White Peak, all from only 21 minutes away by car.

Location

Set in the heart of the Derbyshire countryside, the small, red-brick settlement of Brailsford is the quintessential English village, offering the perfect rural idyll for families and professionals alike. 


Ideally situated off the A52, halfway between Derby and Ashbourne and near the southern edge of the Peak District, the village is mentioned in the Domesday Book and built around the beautiful 11th-century All Saints church. 

With a range of cafes, a local shop, post office and the popular Rose & Crown pub, Brailsford offers all you could need for day-to-day living, while the nearby market town of Ashbourne - the gateway to Dovedale and the Peak District - offers a wider range of retail and leisure facilities.

Located in a stunning natural setting, the area is criss-crossed with walking and cycle paths and is also home to a number of popular golf courses. Nearby Carsington Water and the Wild Park Activity Centre offer an exciting challenge for the more adventurous minded while, for city lovers, Derby is just 8 miles away, with its range of nightlife, cultural and sporting attractions. 

Derby’s railway station provides direct access to work and leisure opportunities in Birmingham, London and Nottingham, while East Midlands Airport is just 21 miles away.

Acorn Meadows offers an attractive range of 2, 3 and 4-bedroom homes and is ideal for families, being located near a number of good State and Grammar schools. Each property is designed with the practicalities of modern living in mind, combining personal and family space with high-quality materials and elegant detailing.

Features

A beautiful market town with lots to offer, nearby Ashbourne is known as ‘The Gateway to The Peak District’. A great place from which to explore the spectacular surroundings, it also offers some fabulous places to shop, eat and drink.


Just 8.1 miles away from Acorn Meadows is Derby City Centre. Here you will find plenty of choice when it comes to shopping, as well as a vibrant nightlife and the University of Derby. Derby is also home to Markeaton Park and Darley Park both popular attractions in the East Midlands. Markeaton Park offers the Mundy Play Centre, complete with children’s’ splash pool, park walks and gardens, pitch and putt, The Orangery and Craft Village as well as extensive sports facilities and the exhilarating Skyline High Ropes experience. Darley Park offers outdoor concerts, beautiful gardens, where you can picnic by the river, open fields to play sports and a café.

Fantastic for families, there are several schools close to Acorn Meadows which are rated ‘Good’ by OFSTED, such as Brailsford Pre-School and Brailsford CofE School. In addition, Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School is only 7 miles away in Ashbourne.

This development offers excellent transport links. Nine miles away is Derby Train Station which provides direct links to Birmingham, London, Cardiff and Nottingham. Plus, leading straight into Ashbourme, the A52 is very close, as is the M1, linking you with other areas across the UK. For international travel, East Midlands Airport is 27 miles away.

Each home at Acorn Meadows has been designed with your comfort in mind. Offering inviting en suite master bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and french door access to the private rear gardens, these homes are perfect for modern living. With 10 layouts to choose from, you are sure to find the home that’s just right for you.


Plot 7 - Ruskin Available

Country house style meets elegant symmetry in the perfectly-proportioned Ruskin, a four-bedroom home that stands beautifully in any setting.

Detached
4 Bedrooms
£409,950
Plot 8 - Blackwell Available

The Blackwell is an impressive four-bedroom home with a spacious kitchen/dining/family area and an enclosed patio area to the rear that’s accessed on two sides via twin french doors from the living and dining areas.

Detached
4 Bedrooms
£429,950
Plot 9 - Chaucer Available

Elegant fine detailing and heritage are combined with a Tudor gable feature, arched window heads and deep ground floor windows to define the Chaucer’s character of grandeur and reflect the quality of a previous era.

Detached
4 Bedrooms
£369,950
Plot 10 - Standen Available

The Standen boasts a lengthy kitchen and family space with a wide bay window dominating one side of the ground floor, whilst a separate living captures open views of the garden through french doors flanked by full height windows.

Detached
4 Bedrooms
£384,950
Plot 11 - Ruskin Available

The Ruskin is a four-bedroom with a generous en suite master bedroom.

Detached
4 Bedrooms
£409,950
Plot 12 - Larkspur Available

The Larkspur is a three-bedroom home with an open plan living/dining room with french doors.

Detached
2 Bedrooms
£252,950
Plot 13 - Larkspur Available

With a bright living and dining area bathed in natural light from wide, open glazing to the rear of the property, and three-well-proportioned bedrooms, The Larkspur is the perfect family home.

Detached
2 Bedrooms
£252,950
Plot 14 - Compton Available

A stylish three-bedroom family home, the Compton combines flawless design with the best in British craftmanship. As well as a stunning contemporary kitchen designed and manufactured by Hatt, it also benefits from a spacious and welcoming living room and a master suite featuring a modern en suite bathroom.

Detached
3 Bedrooms
£299,950
Plot 15 - Willow Available

A sheltered entrance canopy, full height side window to the front door and framed porthole detail gives the Willow a statement of identity.

Detached
4 Bedrooms
£325,000
Plot 16 - Briar Available

The Briar is an exquisitely-designed three-bedroom home built with fine British craftmanship. This home offers a contemporary open plan kitchen/dining area featuring a stunning Hatt kitchen and french doors to the private rear garden, as well as a separate living room. Plus, with a stylish master bedroom complete with an en suite bathroom and fitted wardrobes, this is a home to be proud of.

Detached
3 Bedrooms
£280,000
Plot 17 - Larkspur Available

The Larkspur is a contemporary three-bedroom home with an en suite master bedroom and a driveway for up to three cars.

Semi-detached
3 Bedrooms
£235,000
Plot 18 - Larkspur Available

The Larkspur is a family home with three bedrooms and an open plan living/dining room.

Semi-detached
3 Bedrooms
£235,000
Plot 19 - Briar Available

The Briar is a well-proportioned three-bedroom home with a beautiful, yet functional living space, accompanied by a separate living room which provides a welcome escape to sit back and relax.

Detached
3 Bedrooms
£280,000